Patient Access Insurance Specialist

Shriners Hospitals for Children - Boston and Springfield

Job Description

Under the supervision of the Patient Access Supervisor, the Insurance Specialist ensures an efficient and effective process of pre-registering new as well as our current patients.

Key Responsibilities:
Pre-registers patients for appointments, surgery and admissions; obtains patient demographic and insurance information in advance of the scheduled appointment.
Contacts patients insurance provider, verifying active coverage for levels of care.
Collaborates with payers to obtain required patient information.
Reviews current insurance coverage to secure local, state/federal assistance programs.
Cross train on other patient access job functions to support the patient access team.


Bi-lingual- Spanish/English strongly preferred. Insurance verification, third party billing and financial counseling experience strongly preferred. Excellent communication, customer service skills and the ability to work well within a team is required.

We offer a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefit package, including a 403b retirement savings plan, subsidized public transportation, free gym, free vision and more!

Interested applicants should forward resumes IN A WORD DOCUMENT to ddozier@shrinenet.org or fax to 617-371-4939

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